Nov 19, 2012 9:00am EST
here as a massacre. one that targeted the home of a senior member of hamas' military according to the israelis but inside that residential house were families. 12 people were killed including four children and four women. it's created a sense of anger among many here in the palestinians of gaza that the international community is not exerting enough pressure to stop the assault on the people of the gaza strip. palestinian faction says they are prepared in the event that israel launches a ground invasion here. they are willing to defend their territory with their lives. in egypt the focus has shifted a bit because politicians are trying to broker a cease-fire or truce between israel and palestinian factions. there are sticking points but there are signals or at least some early signs that a truce may be on the horizon that would be welcome news for people certainly in gaza and also in israel. back to you. >> thank you so much for that. reporting through the weekend and today from gaza. oil prices rising as fighting between israel and hamas does continue. could this be the beginn
Nov 21, 2012 9:00am EST
the blast a spokesperson for hamas called this a heroic attack. >> thank you, stephanie gosk with the situation in tel aviv. >> let's take a check on crude oil. of course, it has moved almost in lockstep with how, you know, deep the crisis has gotten over there. wti is a picture we're looking at right now. really the biggest action over the past three days has been in brent. that's much more tied to the international oil market outside the united states. that's where we see the real increases over the past three days. in fact, the premium of brent to wti, that has widened to as much as 23.58. that's the widest level we've seen over the past three days. there we go, brent is up 1.3%. >> we've got the retail countdown to black friday for you. let the tablet wars begin. which device will santa be carrying this year? all the christmas references will work their way into our teases. we'll take a closer look at the tech showdown. one more check on futures, moderate weakness. we'll see how we close out. a full session, probably a light volume ahead of a shortened session on friday.
Nov 15, 2012 9:00am EST
strikes in the gaza strip that killed one of hamas leaders. the managing director at the lrksz ind group. what do you see now on the oil market. >> you're playing israel, if israel invades on land and then decides to go into the trip, then you know that's u.s. escalation you're looking for, the unknown is what will drive the oil price, not that anybody's cutting off the oil, but it could happen. we don't snknow itcf that's goio draw in iran. it's all happening after the election. i think the president had a deal, the deal was do nothing while we're running. syria is right on the border with the problem, this whole thing is coming apart right in front of us a and while we have talked about it for a long time, each month that goes by, israel wants to get more aggressive and now what's to stop them? >> there is a bbc report suggesting that obama and netanyahu have done a deal on the length and the duration of the attacks. "the washington post" this morning is fairly hawkish on what is going on. it talks about if it is drawn out, triggering potentially a barrage of retaliatory attacks from m